The Nifty Fifties
A celebration of fashion and popular culture of the atomic age.
Long live '50's glamour!


Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando’s wardrobe test for ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’, 1951 Costume design by Lucinda Ballard..

Marlon Brando’s wardrobe test for ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’, 1951 Costume design by Lucinda Ballard..

Marlon Brando, 1953.

Marlon Brando, 1953.

Esther Williams visiting Marlon Brando on the set of ‘Julius Caesar’, 1953.

Esther Williams visiting Marlon Brando on the set of ‘Julius Caesar’, 1953.

Marlon Brando photographed by William Woodfield, 1950s.
Marlon Brando photographed by William Woodfield, 1950s.